Process Operations Operator (Crushing and Conveying)

Victoria Gold Corp. (“Victoria”) is a mining company with an Executive team that is experienced in developing and operating mines in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. Victoria’s Eagle Gold Mine poured its first gold in September 2019 and is approaching commercial production at the end of Q2 2020. Future and current mines, like Eagle Gold, will be a strong contributor to the Yukon and its citizens for many years to come. www.vitgoldcorp.com
Victoria is looking to hire the position outlined below for our Eagle Gold Mine located in Yukon:
PROCESS OPERATIONS OPERATOR (Crushing and Conveying)
Under the direct supervision of the Process Supervisor, the candidate will operate, inspect, and maintain/clean ore processing facilities safely and efficiently while complying will all regulatory requirements. This position will work a rotational basis. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Observe operation of equipment to ensure continuity of flow, safety and efficient operation and to detect malfunctions
  • Inspect feeders, conveyor belts, pumps, and other equipment for signs of wear
  • Dislodge and clear jammed materials from machinery and equipment
  • Ensure proper circuit start-up and shut-down to minimize downtime
  • Lifting and carrying equipment and materials up to 50 lbs (23 kg) frequently throughout the work day
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills to recognize, rectify, and report problems to their immediate supervisor
  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures including, but not limited to safety, environmental, confidentiality, and code of conduct
  • Meets or exceeds established performance expectations set by management
  • Consistently exercises discretion and judgment in job performance
  • Works without risk or harm to self and others and have a strong commitment to safe working practices
  • Train new employees on safe use and operations of equipment while following procedures

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ability to walk over rough terrain as well as climb stairways, catwalks, and pads
  • Ability to shovel clean up material, work at heights over 25 meters, and work in adverse weather conditions
  • Complete accurate and legible paperwork is a must as well good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of crushing and conveyance systems, general maintenance in respect to crusher and conveyor operations, and a general understanding of mining operations
  • Working knowledge and skill with P.C. utilizing plant operating program
  • Ability to work independently or with a group
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Victoria Gold Corp. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you are excited about this opportunity and feel you meet the expectations of the role, please send us your resume with the reference headline “Process Operations Operator” to the following email address: [email protected]

Job Id: 
35854326
Category: 
Mining